Genus: Heliotropium L.

 
Family: Heliotropiaceae
Alternate family(ies): Boraginaceae
Common names: heliotrope
Genus number: 5496
Last updated: 01-Jun-2017
Accession Count: 19 (14 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 2003. (Pulmonaria)
  • Craven, L. A. 2005. Malesian and Australian Tournefortia transferred to Heliotropium and notes on delimitation of Boraginaceae. (Blumea) 50:375-381.
  • Diane, N. et al. 2002. A systematic analysis of Heliotropium, Tournefortia, and allied taxa of the Heliotropiaceae (Boraginales) based on ITS1 sequences and morphological data. Amer. J. Bot. 89:287-295.
  • Hilger, H. H. & N. Diane 2003. A systematic analysis of Heliotropiaceae (Boraginales) based on trnL and ITS1 sequence data. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 125:19-51.
  • Luebert, F. et al. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships and morphological diversity in neotropical Heliotropium (Heliotropaceae). (Taxon) 60:663-680.
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=5496. Accessed 22 November 2018.